Soorma became to be the opening film of the 16th Annual Bollywood Festival Norway 2018

After garnering rave reviews from the Bollywood critics and inspiring people across the globe, film Soorma heads to the Norway Fest.. Diljit Dosanjh's real-life drama, Soorma made its way to big screens on July 13 and now it is all set for Bollywood Film Festival Norway. 'Soorma' became an official selection at the 16th Annual Bollywood Festival Norway 2018, which starts on September 7, and the film will be screened as the opening film of the year. 

The screening would be attended by the writer & director of the film Shaad Ali. 

The film, starring Diljit Dosanjh and Taapse Pannu in lead roles, is based on a true story, inspired from the Indian hockey captain Sandeep Singh. Soorma is a story of triumph of the human spirit, about a player who made headlines for his miraculous comeback after facing near-death experiences.

It is a lesser known fact that Sandeep has been hailed as one of the world's most dangerous drag-flickers of all time with drag speeds of over 145 km/hr, which led to his nickname, 'Flicker Singh'. 'Soorma' also features Angad Bedi in pivotal role. Produced by Sony Pictures Networks Productions, Chitrangda Singh, and Deepak Singh.